31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,625
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A HÖCHST CANE-HANDLE
CIRCA 1770, UNDERGLAZE BLUE WHEEL MARK
Modelled by J.P. Melchior as a lady's head, wearing a white lace cap tied with a yellow scarf, her neck with a white collar with a purple bow at the back (slight chip to top of yellow scarf, minute chipping to edge of cap, minute chip to rim)
2¾ in. (7 cm.) high
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Anon., sale Christie's, 14th June 1994, lot 256.
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